Category: Featured Faculty

Featuring experts from the UW’s Harborview Injury Prevention & Research Center. Please join the UW School of Medicine-Gonzaga University Health Partnership for a Next Generation Medicine webinar featuring the Harborview Injury Prevention & Research Center…

HIPRC Trainee, Kelsey Conrick, MPH, won the 2022 SAVIR Best Student Science Award for her paper titled, Race, Structural Racism, and Racial Disparities in Firearm Homicide Victimization. Conrick’s co-authors include: Avanti Adhia, ScD, Alice Ellyson,…

Equity and Data have always been important principles of injury and violence prevention. But are we truly collecting data that provides an accurate picture of equity or do we have gaps in the data collection?…

HIPRC Core Faculty Members, Drs. Beth Ebel, Frederick Rivara, and Kenneth Jaffe wrote a opening-editorial in the Seattle Times opposing the King County Board of Health repealing the helmet law. The law requires bike riders…

HIPRC Core Faculty member, Dr. Hilaire J. Thompson, PhD, RN, ARNP, AGACNP-BC, CNRN, FAAN, was accepted into John Hopkins University Mixed Method Research Training Program (MMRTP) for the Health Sciences. MMRTP for the Health Sciences…

Dr. Vavilala has been appointed to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) Common Data Elements (CDEs) International Traumatic Brain Injury Steering Committee (iTBI SC) for the Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) project. To…

The Safe States Anti-racism and Health Equity Workgroup will be hosting this Peer Learning Call which will focus on injury and violence prevention data and equity considerations. Our peer learning calls are informal and are…

More Seattle walkers & bikers are dying on the city’s roads than five years ago, despite an initiative to eliminate traffic fatalities by the end of this decade. Steve Mooney, PhD, HIPRC Research Core Associate…

Pediatrician Dr. Frederick P. Rivara, a worldwide leader in injury prevention, was named the 2021 recipient of the Joseph W. St. Geme Jr. Leadership Award by the Federation of Pediatric Organizations. The federation is comprised…

Congratulations to HIPRC core faculty member, Elizabeth Killien, MD, MPH and HIPRC Postdoctoral Fellow, Mallory Smith, MD, MS for being selected as the Society of Critical Care Medicine’s (SCCM) STAR Abstract Presenter. Dr. Killien’s presentation…